Orthodox Liturgical, Service & Prayer Books (32)
ORTHODOX PRAYER BOOK ``SVIT`` DESCRIPTIONREVIEWSTHIS IS THE IDENTICAL REPRINT OF THE BELOVED 1959 SVIT PRAYER BOOK. IT IS THE FIRST PRAYER BOOK AVAILABLE WITH SLAVONIC A
This is the identical reprint of the beloved 1959 SVIT prayer book. It is the first prayer book available with Slavonic and English text side by side. Great for Russian speakers or those learning Church Slavonic. This English/Slavonic prayer book contains daily prayers and prayers for special needs. Also includes the Divine Liturgy, and Akathists to Jesus Christ and the Most Holy Theotokos.
Price: € 31.65 £ 28.15 $ 34.43
BOOK OF AKATHISTS: TO OUR SAVIOUR, THE MOTHER OF GOD, AND VARIOUS SAINTS (VOLUME 1) DESCRIPTIONREVIEWS THIS BOOK CONTAINS TWENTY-THREE AKATHISTS OR HYMNS OF PRAISE, INCL
This book contains twenty-three akathists or hymns of praise, including the first one ever composed, which was to the All-holy Theotokos. A particular enrichment to home prayer, this volume, published in honor of the 200th anniversary of Orthodoxy in America in 1994, also contains akathists to recent saints such as St. Herman of Alaska and St. John of Kronstadt. Illustrated with beautiful black and white icons.
Price: € 38.06 £ 33.86 $ 41.40
Contains an excellent English translation of the variable hymns for the services of the pre-Lenten and Lenten services in the Orthodox Church. Bisop Kallistos Ware's introduction, "The Meaning of the Great Fast" is probably the finest brief explanation of the Orthodox experience of Lent and the principles of the Lenten fast available.
Price: € 43.13 £ 38.37 $ 46.92
This newly revised and expanded edition of The Divine Liturgy includes magnificent settings for the hierarchical service. The inspiring musical settings (SATB) in this volume include several selections for all hymns of the Eucharistic service representing the numerous beautiful Orthodox musical traditions (Russian, Greek, Romanian, Bulgarian, Serbian, and Antiochian). Traditional chants newly set and arranged, settings of major Russian composers adapted for English usage, and new compositions by Orthodox American composers comprise these selections. This fine hardback book also includes musical settings in Common, Slavo-Greek, Carpatho-Russian, and Byzantine chant for the Resurrection troparia in the eight tones and four sets of Resurrectional Prokeimena in Common, Znamenny, Serbian, and Byzantine chant. The English text is from the Divine Liturgy of Orthodox Church in America.
Price: € 57.09 £ 50.78 $ 62.10
This is an invaluable and unique resource that combines the Epistle and Gospel texts appointed for each day of the calendar with commentary for the works of over 79 Holy Fathers. Three Appendices are provided: Matins readings about the Resurrection; lections for Major Fixed Feasts; and General readings for saints, martyrs, Commemoration of the Dead-all with commentary or references. The Indices comprise 62 pages: (1) Holy Fathers and contemporary authors and their topics; (2) Concordance of Scripture passage and time of reading according to the lectionary; (3) Subjects index; (4) Bible Study: Harmony of the Gospels and guidelines. Detailed source indications are given and tied to the bibliography.
Price: € 76.12 £ 67.71 $ 82.80